Additionally, potential medicinal applications are being investigated using strains of European Union certified hemp
July 31, 2014
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is pleased to announce that it has commenced production of multiple strains of cannabis and European Union certified hemp varieties to initiate scientific research to select the best strains for development of proprietary formulations for clinical drug development to bring the cannabis formulations to market for critical ailments such as cancer and neurological disorders.
Mr. Mario S. Lap, Director and President of European Operations, stated, "Cannabis Science intends to leverage its team's expertise to create a framework for research and clinical testing. We are excited to report further development and progress as we proceed forward."
The facilities are located in the Alicante region of Spain, and the Company is working with a local partner to initiate an agricultural program, to prepare GMP production and to start building the research framework to conduct scientific testing of extracts and the active constituents contained in the cannabis plant with the objective of developing selected formulations for clinical use.
About Cannabis Science, Inc.
Cannabis Science, Inc., takes advantage of its unique understanding of metabolic processes to provide novel treatment approaches to a number of illnesses for which current treatments and understanding remain unsatisfactory. Cannabinoids have an extensive history dating back thousands of years, and currently, there are a growing number of peer-reviewed scientific publications that document the underlying biochemical pathways that cannabinoids modulate. The Company works with leading experts in drug development, medicinal characterization, and clinical research to develop, produce, and commercialize novel therapeutic approaches for the treatment for illnesses caused by infections as well as for age-related illness. Our initial focus is on skin cancers and neurological conditions.
Forward Looking Statements
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Cannabis Science, Inc.
Dr. Dorothy Bray, CEO & Director
Robert Kane, CFO & Director
Raymond C. Dabney, Management Consultant, Co-Founder